Fish Category: Butterfly Fish

Butterfly Fish

The butterflyfishes are a group of conspicuous tropical marine fish of the family Chaetodontidae; the bannerfishes and coralfishes are also included in this group. The approximately 129 species in 12 genera are found mostly on the reefs of the Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. A number of species pairs occur in the Indian and Pacific Oceans, members of the huge genus Chaetodon.

Sunburst Butterfly

Sunburst ButterflyThe Orange Butterflyfish, also known as the Sunburst, Brown, Klein’s, Corallicola, or Blacklip Butterflyfish, is primarily golden-yellow. It may have either a black or a black and blue eye band.RequirementsIt may be kept in a 120 gallon or larger aquarium with other butterflyfish, including members of its own species, if they were introduced to the Read More …